Brixton school bringing diversity to media and advertising

Richard Haas meets the founder of a high-achieving but free Brixton course that is beginning to change the face of the advertising industry After the...

Applications for Miranda Brawn Foundation 2019 scholarships now open

Applications open today (1 May) for the Miranda Brawn Diversity Leadership Scholarship. There are 10 scholarships available to young people between the ages of...

UK’s first Living Wage Building is in Brixton

International House, a former 11-story office block owned by Lambeth council, has had a new lease of life as one of London’s biggest affordable...

Plans for Brixton markets published as purchase of Sports Direct site...

Lambeth council’s planning committee will next month consider plans that could lead to significant changes in the character of Brixton Village and Market Row...

Bravo’s four-year battle to open Brixton launderette

A Brixton trader famous for his dedication to the community he serves has been locked out of his Railton Road launderette by Lambeth council,...

Brixton and the £30,000 salary immigration threshold

 Jack Gevertz, a writer for the Immigration Advice Service, an organisation of UK immigration lawyers that provides legal support for those looking to migrate...

Brixton Village announces chef contest winners

Brixton Village has announced the two winners of the Brixton Kitchen competition. The competition set out to find the next big talent in food...

Squire wins consent to build new restaurant and workspace

Squire & Partners, owner of Brixton’s Department Store building, has been granted planning consent to create a four-storey building behind its existing premises, fronting...

Café Max set to return to Brixton arches

  Café Max owner Zelia Alves Figueira will be among the first to return to its premises in Brixton Station Road arches. Zelia, with husband Joao...

Village food shop on awards shortlist

Guzzl, the Brixton Village food shop, owned and run by long-time Brixton resident Andrew Murray-Watson, has been shortlisted in the Best Deli and Best...

Brixton Brewery joins youth violence fundraiser celebrating women’s day

Breweries collaborate on International Women’s Day brewing event for families affected by knife crime epidemic Brixton Brewery has joined forces with Newham’s Earth Station brewery...

Brixton’s saucer inspiration

Steve Powdrill meets Brixton freelancers who run their businesses from café tables and hotdesking workspaces The life of a freelance is tough. Whether your trade...

Brixton launch for new creative enterprise zone

  The creative studios and workshops of Lambeth are to be the hub of one of London’s new creative enterprise zones (CEZ), London mayor Sadiq...

Be overwhelmed by the satisfaction of creating your design with your...

The Colour Press is a Brixton-based company that is making positive social change through artisan stationery for South London. Founded by Emma Powell, a...

Brixton Hill recording studio Octagon refurbished.

Step into Octagon London recording studio at the bottom of Brixton Hill, and you seem a world away from the mayhem. Having been making...

Developers reveal plans for 250-bed hotel in central Brixton

  A 250-bed hotel is to be the centrepiece of the £40 million redevelopment of one of Brixton’s biggest run-down buildings, the former Quin and...

Brixton at centre of Windrush Day events

Although Saturday (22 June) is only the second official Windrush Day, it will be marked in Brixton and all over Britain by many events,...

CULTURE

Summer Solstice Collection launch at Brixton’s United80

Wild Suga X United80 presents: The Summer Solstice 2019 Collection Hip-hop artist Sarina Mantle has teamed up with Samantha-Jane, owner and creative director of United80...